As a manager, The Kid's all right

Originally Published: August 19, 2005
By Jerry Crasnick |
It's been nearly a year since Mike Schmidt walked away from his position as manager of the Philadelphia Phillies' Florida State League team in Clearwater, Fla. Schmidt had hoped that a summer of dues-paying would set him up for a major-league job, but his enthusiasm lasted about as long as a footprint in the sand at high tide.

Jerry Crasnick | email MLB Sr. Writer